U.S. capital punishment - number of prisoners executed by state 2017

This graph shows the number of prisoners executed in the United States in 2017, by state. In Texas, seven people were executed in 2017.

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Number of prisoners executed in the U.S. in 2017, by state

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Release date

July 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

2017

Supplementary notes

The data for white and black inmates include persons of Hispanic/Latino origin.

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